Founded in 1909
The Evanston Woman’s Board volunteers and contributes frequently to capital projects that maintain the historic, Chicago landmark Settlement House building.
Founded in 1923
President: Diane Welnhofer since 1923, the Winnetka Board has provided financial and hands-on support to Northwestern Settlement in a variety of ways. Their Annual Fundraiser, Style Under the Stars, is an elegant style and fashion show that attracts hundreds of North Shore women every fall. Each May, the Summer Edition focuses on the delightful boutiques of Hubbard Woods.
There are many ways for members to get involved at the Settlement, but especially important to the Board is volunteering at Rowe Elementary SchoolS
Founded in 1936
President: Sarah Boulos The North Shore Board of Northwestern Settlement was founded in 1936 to raise funds to maintain The House In The Wood camp in Delavan, WI. The all-volunteer board hosts the annual House In The Wood Gala, and all proceeds directly benefit inner-city children attending our summer camp and outdoor education programs.
Throughout the year, the board volunteers at the camp and Settlement House including organizing Sunday Funday events during summer camp, and St. Patrick’s Day bingo with the Golden Agers, the Mother’s Day Gift Room for preschool and the Rowe Elementary after-school program scholars, serving Thanksgiving Dinner to Settlement neighbors, packing holiday dinner baskets and granting Adopt-A-Family wishes during the holidays.
Founded in 2014
President: John Conneely The Adventure Stage Chicago (ASC) Auxiliary Board is charged with strengthening the long term viability of ASC. Two areas of focus include audience development and fundraising. Each year the Auxiliary Board does a matching grant campaign in the spring and hosts a fundraising event in the winter.
We are currently recruiting new members.